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Webinar: Disability Inclusion and Emergency Preparedness

Feb 11, 2021 | Beth Hess

Join this webinar on Thursday, February 25, 3:00 – 4:00 pm EST, to hear from three CDC sister grantees that are coordinating to include people with disabilities in emergency preparedness! The webinar will feature updates from the Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)‘s Prepared4ALL initiative of the National Center on Disability Inclusion and Emergency Preparedness, along with strategies for connecting with state and local public health officials in the COVID-19 response and beyond. Partners from the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) and the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) will share updates on disability inclusion efforts, including regional and local approaches. Join to learn how AUCD, ASTHO and NACCHO’s project are working together to strengthen our public health system to improve the inclusion of people with disabilities in emergency preparedness.

Presenters:

  • Adriane K. Griffen, DrPH, MPH, MCHES
    Senior Director of Public Health and Leadership
    Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD)
  • Cassandra Thompson, MPH
    Director, Preparedness and Disability Integration
    Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
  • Sara Lyons, MPH
    Senior Program Analyst, Health and Disability
    National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)

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